‘Shutters on the Beach’ is a hotel located in California, on the sandy beach of Santa Monica. Situated right next to the ocean, the hotel promises to offer you peace and solitude, disturbed occasionally only by the sounds of crashing waves. Designed to cater to the luxury needs of its guests, the hotel is adorned with an enviable art collection. Here, you will find masterpieces of some of the most prominent artists, like David Hockney, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Motherwell, William Wegman, Richard Diebenkorn and Claes Oldenburg. In effect, the artistic interiors of ‘Shutters Hotel on the Beach’ perfectly match the mesmerizing natural splendor that is waiting to be explored when you step out.
While designing the room at ‘Shutters on the Beach’, only two words have been kept in mind - opulence and luxury. Situated right on the beachfront, the rooms in the hotel are generously spacious and have been designed by renowned designer Michael Smith. The modest elegance of the rooms, combined with the excellent facilities they have, will never ever leave you wanting for more. The rooms as well as the suites are almost like a private beach cottage, with all the comforts that make you feel right at home. At ‘Shutters on the Beach’, you can choose from amongst the following residential options.
- Non Ocean View King
- Non Ocean View 2 Double Beds
- Non Ocean View SPA King
- Santa Monica King
- Santa Monica 2 Double Beds
- Partial View King
- Partial View 2 Double Beds
- Full Ocean View King
- Full Ocean View 2 Double Beds
- Deluxe Ocean View King
- Non Ocean View Suite
- Full Ocean View Suite
- Presidential Suite
The facilities provided in-room at ‘Shutters Hotel on the Beach’ include Wireless/ Broadband Internet Access, Air Conditioning, Newspaper, Refrigerator, Telephone (Voicemail), Iron, Television (Cable/Satellite), Microwave Oven, DVD/VCR, Daily Maid Service, Fireplace, Safe, Whirlpool, Kitchen/Kitchenette, Balcony/Terrace and Mini-Bar. Apart from that, even ‘Non-Smoking Rooms’ are available for those who want to stay away from the smoke.
The lobby of ‘Shutters Hotel on the Beach’ is the perfect place to lounge and feel totally relaxed. Plop up on the luxurious fireside chair or sofa and pass your time reading the latest bestseller. Whether you want to plan a quiet rendezvous with friends or have a drink alone, while watching the retiring waves, it is definitely the place to be. If none of this interests you, just sit by, meet some new faces and let everything just go with the flow.
Want to take a plunge in crystal clear water, but not too interested in the azure blue ocean? A spacious pool deck awaits you at the hotel, to cater to your need perfectly. Take a few laps in the cool, refreshing water of the pool or just lay down by its side and soak the warm rays of sun, while looking at the picturesque surroundings. In case you feel like working, get your laptop and log on to the high speed wireless internet service. There is also a full restaurant, along with bar services, to cater to your culinary needs; while the Jacuzzi helps you unwind.
Holidays are the perfect time to relax, right! So, why not utilize the services of ‘One’, the spa at ‘Shutters on the Beach’, and let yourself forget about all the tensions in life. The spa has an extensive menu of custom treatments from Ole Henriksen, all of them designed in way that helps you calm down, rejuvenate and revitalize your body and mind. The superbly trained therapists at ‘One’ make sure that when you leave, there is not the slightest trace of stress on your mind or body. The spa remains open throughout the week, from 9 am to 9 pm.
Feeling too lazy, after having massage at spa or lounging by the pool side? Visit the fitness room of ‘Shutters on the Beach’ and workout your way to energy once again. The machines at the TechnoGym include Leg Press, Shoulder Press, Chest Press, Leg Extension Machine, Glute Machine, Treadmills, Arc Trainer, Regular Bikes, Rower Machine and Lat Machine. The other facilities at the fitness room compromise of a sauna, steam room and men's and women's locker rooms. TechnoGym remains open throughout the week, from 6 am to 9 pm.
What use is a holiday if you haven’t relented to your culinary desires? ‘One Pico Restaurant’ of the hotel is situated right on the beach, proving you exquisite views of the Pacific Ocean. With people like ETC Corporate Chef Michael Reardon and designer Michael S. Smith reinventing it, you can sure hope to get the best seaside restaurant experience. In case you are interested in having a coffee or a drink, head to ‘Coast’, a beach-side cafe and bar that also provides breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend-brunch.